BlackBerry launched a new high end smart phone called “KeyOne” to the market. Currently, available in Amazon for you to buy. Best price of BlackBerry KeyOne is around Rs.39,990/- in India and $588 in USA. If you’re planning to buy this, then you should be aware of it’s advantages, disadvantages, price & specifications.
Best Price: Rs.39,990(India), $588(USA).
- Android OS, v7.1(Nougat).
- 4.5 inch, IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 1620 pixels
- Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 chipset.
- Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor.
- 3 GB RAM.
- 12 MP rear camera & 8 MP front facing camera.
- 3505 mAh battery
Advantages of Blackberry KeyOne:
- BlackBerry KeyOne runs on latest Android OS, v7.1(Nougat).
- Presents 4.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it.
- It provides 3 GB RAM.
- It encompasses with Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor.
- It is built with Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 Chipset.
- Constitutes with an internal memory of 32 GB and with expandable memory support up to 256 GB via microSD support.
- Comes with 12 MP rear camera and 8 MP front facing camera and with additional features like phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/2.3” sensor size, 1.55µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
- Comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection as a protection feature.
- It comes with screen-to-body ratio of nearly 55.9 % which is really the worst feature and have to improve alot.
- Its display has an average pixel density for its resolution (~433 ppi pixel density) which is just required.
- Supports HD video recording at 2160p@30fps,
- It has battery capacity of 3505 mAh which is superb and it is a non removable battery device.
- Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, GPS, USB, 3G, 4G, NFC.
- It comes with additional features like Document viewer, Photo editor/viewer, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging: 50% in 36 min (Quick Charge 3.0)
- Supports sensors like Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Disadvantages of BlackBerry KeyOne:
- Comes as a Non Removable Battery Device.
- It has the worst screen-to-body ratio.
- Available only in Black color variant.
- Weighs bit heavy.
- It even looks thicker.
- Chipset is not worth for its price.
- Bluetooth comes with v4.2 which is not the latest version, as the latest version is 5.1
- Not a Dual SIM supportive phone.
6 Total Score
Avoid it !!!!
BlackBerry KeyOne is the smart phone which provides features as it is a mid ranged mobile being high ranged mobile. So, we suggest you to look other mobiles instead of this.